Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 54 101
Rank change year-on-year -10 +47 -67
Permanent jobs citing Retail 85 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.29% 4.51% 2.51%
As % of the General category 15.74% 13.51% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 79 102 71
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £89,750 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 540 851 1,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.23% 33.37% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 409 620 776
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £30,400 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.85%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in Reading.

Salary trend for Retail in Reading

Retail
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Reading over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.24%) Analytics
4 21 (24.71%) Thought Leadership
4 21 (24.71%) Java
5 18 (21.18%) Finance
5 18 (21.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
5 18 (21.18%) Business Analysis
5 18 (21.18%) Relational Database
6 17 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
7 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
8 15 (17.65%) Python
9 14 (16.47%) MySQL
9 14 (16.47%) Legal
9 14 (16.47%) Maven
9 14 (16.47%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (15.29%) Spring Boot
10 13 (15.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 13 (15.29%) Java 8
10 13 (15.29%) Spring
11 12 (14.12%) Banking
11 12 (14.12%) Tandem
11 12 (14.12%) Robotics
11 12 (14.12%) QA
11 12 (14.12%) SQL
11 12 (14.12%) Cognitive Analytics
12 11 (12.94%) Presales
12 11 (12.94%) Robotic Process Automation
12 11 (12.94%) Kafka

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.06%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.18%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.35%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.18%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.18%) SAP GTS
3 1 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.18%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.24%) GitHub
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.06%) SaaS
4 5 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.71%) PaaS
6 3 (3.53%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Office 365
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) HTTP
3 4 (4.71%) DNS
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.53%) DHCP
4 3 (3.53%) Network Security
4 3 (3.53%) Wireless
5 2 (2.35%) BGP
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (2.35%) IPsec
5 2 (2.35%) OSPF
5 2 (2.35%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.18%) 4G
6 1 (1.18%) 5G
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.18%) NAS
6 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.18%) VXLAN
6 1 (1.18%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.47%) MySQL
2 14 (16.47%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (9.41%) Big Data
4 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 5 (5.88%) Lumira
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (5.88%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.47%) Maven
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Legal
3 12 (14.12%) Banking
4 7 (8.24%) Marketing
5 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.53%) Billing
6 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.35%) Advertising
8 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.18%) Games
8 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Java Engineer
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Data Scientist
7 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Junior
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) Spring
1 13 (15.29%) Spring Boot
2 11 (12.94%) Kafka
3 7 (8.24%) HTML
3 7 (8.24%) XML
4 6 (7.06%) CSS
4 6 (7.06%) HTML5
5 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.88%) CSS3
5 5 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (5.88%) NumPy
5 5 (5.88%) Pandas
5 5 (5.88%) scikit-learn
5 5 (5.88%) SciPy
5 5 (5.88%) TensorFlow
6 4 (4.71%) React
6 4 (4.71%) RESTful
6 4 (4.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.71%) Vue.js
7 3 (3.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Robotics
1 12 (14.12%) Tandem
2 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.88%) FMCG
3 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) EPoS
4 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.18%) Fintech
5 1 (1.18%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) CentOS
3 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.24%) Analytics
3 21 (24.71%) Thought Leadership
4 18 (21.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 18 (21.18%) Business Analysis
4 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 13 (15.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 12 (14.12%) Cognitive Analytics
8 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.94%) Presales
8 11 (12.94%) Robotic Process Automation
9 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (11.76%) Project Management
10 9 (10.59%) CRM
10 9 (10.59%) DevOps
10 9 (10.59%) ERP
10 9 (10.59%) SDLC
11 8 (9.41%) Defensive Programming
11 8 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) Java
2 15 (17.65%) Python
3 13 (15.29%) Java 8
4 12 (14.12%) SQL
5 8 (9.41%) C
6 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.06%) C++
7 6 (7.06%) Go
8 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.53%) C#
10 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.35%) Perl
10 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.18%) ES6
11 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Master's Degree
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.71%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.18%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.18%) CCIE
5 1 (1.18%) CCNA
5 1 (1.18%) CCNP
5 1 (1.18%) MCITP
5 1 (1.18%) MCSA
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.18%) RHCE
5 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.35%) COBIT
4 1 (1.18%) GDPR
4 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Docker
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) vCloud
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.53%) Ansible
3 2 (2.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.18%) QRadar
4 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Automation Anywhere
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
1 9 (10.59%) UiPath
2 8 (9.41%) Blue Prism
2 8 (9.41%) SAP
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco
3 7 (8.24%) Oracle
4 5 (5.88%) Google
4 5 (5.88%) Juniper
4 5 (5.88%) Tableau
4 5 (5.88%) VMware
5 4 (4.71%) F5
6 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 3 (3.53%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) Adobe
7 2 (2.35%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.35%) EMC
7 2 (2.35%) JDA